From Hang Time to Prime Time : Business, Entertainment, and the Birth of the Modern-Day NBA

Author: Pete Croatto

Publisher Simon & Schuster Audio

Perfect for fans of Moneyball and The Book of Basketball, this vivid, thoroughly entertaining, and well-researched book explores the NBA’s surge in popularity in the 1970s and 1980s and its transformation into a global cultural institution. Far beyond simply being a sports league, the NBA has become an entertainment and pop culture juggernaut. From all kinds of team logo merchandise to officially branded video games and players crossing over into reality television, film, fashion lines, and more, there is an inseparable line between sports and entertainment. But only four decades ago, this would have been unthinkable. Featuring writing that leaps off the page with energy and wit, journalist ...

Language

English


Duration

11h39min


Published

December 1, 2020


Size

1.02 GB

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From Hang Time to Prime Time : Business, Entertainment, and the Birth of the Modern-Day NBA
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